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United News. Release 142 (1945), Supplies Roll to China over Stillwell Road

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Summary

  • This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. General Daniel I. Sultan congratulates General Louis Pick on the completion of the Stilwell Road; the segment shows a convoy travelling the road. 2. Chinese ordnance officers studying at Northwestern University and Chinese airmen graduating from their training in the United States. 3. Air Force veterans at work in an airplane factory in Denver. 4. War dogs are returned home after demilitarization. 5. British soldiers and the U.S. 7th Army fighting in Germany; German prisoners watch soldiers of the 30th Infantry Division remove bodies of atrocity victims from the snow.

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  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 16, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
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Contents

  • Supplies Roll to China over Stillwell Road (1:47) -- Chinese Officers and Airmen Trained in U.S. (0:55) -- Wounded Airmen at Work in Air Production (0:51) -- Dogs of War Train for Return Home (0:57) -- Allies Launch West Front Offensive (2:39)
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